- HealthCare Volunteer Founder, Neilesh Patel, named National Jefferson Award winner in Washington DC
June 18 2013 11:00 PM ET
WASHINGTON, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Neilesh Patel DDS was among the awardees announced yesterday evening for the annual 2012 National Jefferson Awards. Patel along with Dolores Huerta and Elie Wiesel were named at the annual Jefferson Awards black tie affair at the Mandarin Oriental. Patel will be awarded the prestigious National Jefferson Award for Greatest Public Service by an Individual Under the Age of 35. The ceremony takes place today at the Arena Stage in Washington DC.
- Promising Research Presented on Yogurt's Effects on Weight Management and Chronic Disease
June 18 2013 10:27 PM ET
BETHESDA, Md., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- There is a growing body of evidence linking yogurt consumption to improved health, and additional research to identify the scientific link between yogurt and potential health benefits is underway, scientists say. International nutrition experts gathered at the First Global Summit on the Health Effects of Yogurt in Boston on April 24, 2013 to present the current state of the science on the health effects of yogurt and identify research gaps that need to be addressed within the scientific community.
- Valeant Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch Of Private Offering Of Senior Notes
June 18 2013 10:21 PM ET
LAVAL, Quebec, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) (the "Company") announced today that VPII Escrow Corp., a newly formed wholly owned Canadian subsidiary of the Company, has launched its offer of approximately $3.2 billion aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes (the "Notes"). The Notes will be due in 2021 and in 2023, with final tranching determined at pricing.
- AVOXI Announces a New Offering - a Complete Business Phone System Starting at $5.99 per Month
June 18 2013 10:00 PM ET
- Systemax Comments on Federal Criminal Charges Against Carl Fiorentino
June 18 2013 9:41 PM ET
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Systemax Inc.
- CultureAmp selected as one of Gartner's "Cool" Vendors of 2013
June 18 2013 9:29 PM ET
SAN FRANCISCO and MELBOURNE, Australia, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Provider of Murmur the world's first people intelligence platform CultureAmp is pleased to announce its selection as one of Gartner's "Cool Vendors in Human Capital Management (HCM)". CultureAmp believes this confirms its position as one of Silicon Valley's best kept secrets.
- kathy ireland Worldwide® debuts at the Licensing Expo 2013
June 18 2013 9:18 PM ET
LAS VEGAS, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- kathy ireland Worldwide® will debut at this year's Licensing Expo, Booth# L81. Ireland was the keynote speaker at last year's Expo. Those responsibilities are assumed this year by Gwyneth Paltrow.
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- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia Increases
June 18 2013 8:54 PM ET
NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia increased 0.3 percent in April to 123.1 (2004 = 100), following a 0.1 percent increase in March, and a 0.4 percent increase in February.
At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for Australia, a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.3 percent in April to 122.9 (2004 = 100), following a 0.2 percent increase in March, and a 0.3 percent increase in February.
- Veris Gold Corp. elects nine-member board
June 18 2013 8:30 PM ET
Toronto Stock Exchange: VG
VANCOUVER, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Veris Gold Corp. ("Veris" or the "Company") (TSX: VG) (OTCQB: YNGFF)
(Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6A) is pleased to announce that shareholders approved all resolutions
brought before them at the Company's Annual General Meeting (the "AGM")
held in Vancouver, British Columbia on June 18, 2013.
- Intercept Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock
June 18 2013 8:25 PM ET
NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICPT), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel bile acid therapeutics to treat chronic liver diseases, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 1,730,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $33.01 per share. In addition, Intercept has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 259,500 shares of common stock.
- Charlotte Private Investigators, Martin D. Fragale Investigations Recently Launch Website
June 18 2013 8:17 PM ET
- Jawbone Unveils Special Edition Orange UP Band to Support the Alliance for a Healthier Generation
June 18 2013 8:15 PM ET
SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jawbone®, a leader and innovator in smart audio devices and wearable technology, today announced a Special Edition Orange UP® band in support of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, an organization dedicated to helping kids develop lifelong, healthy habits in an effort to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity.
- cdsavoia displayed on Samsung 85" Ultra HD TV at Soho House Hollywood
June 18 2013 8:15 PM ET
LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- cdsavoia was displayed at the unveiling of the first ever 85" Class Ultra HD Samsung TV at the Soho House in Los Angeles last night.
cdsavoia makes 4 minute movies on creative people in fine art, fashion, wine, design and music.
If you have the technical capabilities to experience 4k, download or view this sample of cdsavoia's 4k footage: http://www.cdsavoia.com/4k.mp4
- House Passage of Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Conforms Law to Modern Science
June 18 2013 8:09 PM ET
WASHINGTON, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) praised the passage of U.S. Rep. Trent Franks' (R-AZ) Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 1797) on the House floor today. Despite President Obama's veto threat, FRC calls on the Senate to pass legislation to stop the inhumane painful abortion of unborn children 20 weeks and older.
FRC President Tony Perkins said of the vote:
- Families of Children with Medically Complex Conditions Hit Capitol Hill to Address Medicaid's Role in Child Health
June 18 2013 7:56 PM ET
WASHINGTON, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Participants in the Children's Hospital Association's Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day – 36 child patients and their families – convene today through Thursday on Capitol Hill to deliver an important message to their members of Congress: at a time when access to care is improving for millions of adults, don't forget the kids.
- Tango Launches New Content Platform, Expanding Services Into Entertainment
June 18 2013 7:50 PM ET
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tango, an all-in-one messaging app with more than 120 million members, of which almost half are based in North America, today launched a platform that stems from strategic partnerships with mobile application developers in the gaming industry. The launch signals a companywide strategic step forward from a leading messaging app into a broad-based ecosystem combining communications and entertainment.
- Leo Burnett Worldwide Wins 18 Cannes Lions In Media And Outdoor
June 18 2013 7:49 PM ET
CANNES, France, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Leo Burnett Worldwide kicked off day two of the 2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity by breaking its overall shortlist record with 193 nominations, compared to 173 total shortlisted campaigns in 2012. The network also added four gold, four silver and ten bronze awards to the tally at tonight's Media, Mobile, Innovation and Outdoor ceremony, bringing the overall total to 28 Cannes Lions.
- Universal Protection Service Acquires the Manned Security Guard Division of Boyd & Associates
June 18 2013 7:38 PM ET
SANTA ANA, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Protection Service, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security services in the U.S., is excited to announce that they have acquired the manned security guard division of Boyd & Associates and expanded their presence within the state of California.
- Wave of Protests Around the World Calls for Tougher Stand Against Dictatorship in Belarus
June 18 2013 7:38 PM ET
LONDON, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Belarusian activists are staging public protests in different European and US cities over the summer to call attention to the issue and to petition the EU and the US to increase the sanctions and cut off the flow of our money to the dictatorial regime of Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko.
- Valeant Pharmaceuticals Prices Public Offering Of Common Shares
June 18 2013 7:25 PM ET